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  1. Engineering Dean Raises the Goal for More Female StudentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 25 | Gilmer Mirror

    In September, Sharon Wood became the first female dean of the Cockrell School of Engineering at the University of Texas at Austin. She's one of 31 female engineering deans nationwide, according to the Beverly Willis Architecture Foundation, which focuses on women in construction-related industries.

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  2. Austin's top news stories of 2014: Bill Powers vs. UT SystemRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | Austin American-Statesman

    We're counting down the 10 biggest local stories of the year, as chosen by the American-Statesman's editors and reporters. We'll unveil one story each day through Dec. 31. University of Texas President Bill Powers was giving out hugs after announcing plans to step down next summer.

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  3. Reporters: Our Top Stories of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | Texas Tribune

    ... most notorious moments in University of Texas history - the UT Tower shooting. Disclosure: The University of Texas at Austin is a corporate sponsor of The Texas Tribune. A complete list of Tribune donors and sponsors can be viewed here .

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  4. 75 years later, 'Gone With the Wind' never leftRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Vallejo Times-Herald

    Audiences still frankly give a damn about the lavish Civil War epic "Gone With the Wind" 75 years after its release. When adjusted for inflation, the Oscar-winning romance remains the domestic box-office champ with a gross of $1.6 billion.

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  5. Mary Ann StubbsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Burnet Bulletin

    ... e moved to Austin, where her mother owned several units of student housing two blocks from the University of Texas at Austin campus.

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  6. How much of the Christmas Nativity story is true?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Mashable

    From the birth of Jesus in a manger to the Star of Bethlehem, the classic details of the Nativity story show up in Christmas pageants and storefront windows everywhere. But how may of those details are rooted in history? "My overall take on this, which would be the opinion of most other biblical scholars as well, is that there is very little in the Christmas story of the Gospels that is historically reliable," said Brent Landau, a religious studies scholar at the University of Texas at Austin.

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  7. What Kept the Cold War "Cold"?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | CFR.org

    Speakers: Graham T. Allison , Director, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School, Jeremi Suri, Mack Brown Distinguished Chair for Leadership in Global Affairs, Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs, University of Texas at Austin; Author, Henry Kissinger and the American Century , and William Taubman, Bertrand and Snell Professor of Political Science, Amherst College; Author, Khrushchev: The Man and His Era Presider: Gideon Rose , Peter G. Peterson Chair and Editor, Foreign Affairs November 4, 2014, New York Council on Foreign Relations ROSE: Welcome, everybody, to session two of today's Council on Foreign Relations symposium on the 25th anniversary of the fall of the wall.

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  8. Ants Show Left Bias When Exploring New SpacesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2010 | Science Daily

    ... fire ants in areas across the southeastern United States, according to researchers at The University of Texas at Austin. It's the latest in a - The smallest fly ever discovered is just 0.40 millimeters in length, and is a member of a fly family that ...

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  9. Houston Personal Injury lawyer Stewart J. Guss Chosen as a Top Lawyer ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Law Firm Newswire

    ... recognition in the legal industry. Mr. Guss is a Houston native, having attended the University of Texas at Austin for his undergraduate work and obtaining his Doctor of Jurisprudence from the University of Houston Law Center. After spending 4 years ...

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  10. Study finds fast food diets are seriously...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | RedOrbit

    ... Clinical Pediatrics , with Elizabeth Gershoff, associate professor of human ecology at the University of Texas at Austin. It involved around 11,740 students who were tested in reading/literacy, mathematics and science in both fifth and eighth ...

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  11. Eating fast food could hinder children's academic performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | FoodNavigator

    ... as well, according to the study, conducted by researchers at Ohio State University and the University of Texas at Austin. While the observational study does not demonstrate causation, the researchers identified and controlled for many potentially ...

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  12. Texas Admissions ScandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    Texas state lawmakers will almost surely re-elect Joe Straus to his fourth term as speaker of the House in the coming weeks. Whether Mr. Straus, a Republican from San Antonio, deserves the honor is much less certain.

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  13. Cuban-American Texans react to presidenta s announcementRead the original story

    Dec 17, 2014 | KXAN-TV Austin

    ... cousin and my uncle, and I can't go." Charles Hale, Chair of Western Hemisphere Studies at the University of Texas at Austin, says hurdles like these break families apart and hurt business. "None of those ties could really be fully realized when ...

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  14. Texan of the Year finalist: Wallace HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Dallas Morning News

    All Wallace Hall did was take on the most powerful people in Texas over the state's most cherished institution. All it cost him was years of having his name dragged through the mud, threats of being impeached from his position as a regent at the University of Texas and the lingering threat of an ongoing grand jury investigation.

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  15. Price tag doubles for UT admissions probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Chron

    An investigation into admissions policies at the University of Texas at Austin will cost as much as $405,000, nearly twice a cap previously placed on the probe. Staff confirmed Wednesday that the UT System was nearly doubling the $145,000 cap originally placed on its contract with Kroll Associates , a New York-based corporate investigations and risk consulting firm.

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  16. UT System Extends Investigators' ContractRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | MyHighPlains.com

    The University of Texas System is extending its contract with Kroll Associates, the firm hired to investigate the integrity of the admissions process at the University of Texas at Austin. Kroll Associates, the firm hired to investigate the integrity of the admissions process at the University of Texas at Austin.

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  17. Home Automation Vendors Crestron, Savant Settle Multiple LawsuitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Security Sales & Integration

    ... University of Michigan, spent a year abroad at Cambridge University, earned an MBA from the University of Texas at Austin, and has never taken a journalism class in her life. She's a washed-up Ultimate Frisbee player currently residing in Carlsbad, ...

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  18. UT System Board of Regents Chairman Paul Foster during a meeting on Dec. 12, 2013.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Texas Tribune

    Kroll Associates, the firm hired to investigate the integrity of the admissions process at the University of Texas at Austin. Kroll was originally expected to finish its investigation in October, and the system agreed to pay up to $145,000 for the service.

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  19. SMU cyber warrior Fred Chang receives annual 'Security 7' awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | ECNmag

    ... for International Security and Law and a Research Fellow at the Applied Research Labs at the University of Texas at Austin. Previously at the University of Texas at Austin, Chang was an associate dean in the College of Natural Sciences and director ...

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  20. What Spain Can Teach Texas About Solar EnergyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | KUT-FM Austin

    ... It's a sunny country," says Michael Webber, Deputy Director of the Energy Institute at the University of Texas at Austin. "And the second is through a big policy push." "A lot of people would criticize them for that and say they went overboard. They ...

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